No team have successfully chased more than 99 runs at Galle, giving the visitors hope they can be victorious at the ground for the first time ever after three previous losses.
A ninth Test century from captain Dimuth Karunaratne propelled Sri Lanka to a six-wicket win over New Zealand in the first cricket Test on Sunday.
I first stepped foot on Afghan soil in 1988, and in the months that followed, I worked from a Mujahideen camp on the border with Pakistan running clinics for refugee women fleeing the Afghan-Soviet war.
The UAE took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the four-match T20I series against Netherlands in Amstelveen, thanks to a three-wicket haul by Rohan Mustafa and a 59-run fourth-wicket stand between Rameez Shahzad (49) and Muhammad Usman (34).
He will be staying with his 106 TA Battalion (Para) till August 15 and has undertaken duties of patrolling, guarding and post duties with the troops.
New Delhi: India’s powerful cricket board is under pressure to bring its anti-doping procedures into line with world standards after questions were raised over the ban handed to teenage star Prithvi Shaw. Shaw, the 19-year-old prodigy often compared to Sachin Tendulkar, last week received an eight-month
James Anderson has been ruled out of the second Ashes Test, with England uncertain when he will be fit to return after injuring his right calf. England’s record wicket-taker broke down after just four overs in the series opener at Edgbaston and did not bowl again as Australia romped to a 251-run victory.
Leichestershire: Three YTCA Kings UAE youngsters came off with flying colours in the City Cricket Academy’s (CCA) Twenty20 Under-10 tournament held at the CCA grounds in Leicestershire last weekend. Ryan Flory, Dev Narayan and Mohsin Hasnain, who are on their debut on the UK Tour, were part of the annual
It was a day of mixed fortunes for the YTCA Kings UAE U-15 team on their UK Tour 2019, after they made good the opening loss to the Leicester County U-15 side with a resounding eight-wicket victory against the same side in the second T20 match played at the Hinckley grounds, here. Coming from the sweltering
Steve Smith (144) smashed a gritty century to lead Australia’s fightback after Stuart Broad took a five-wicket haul to restrict tourist to 284 on first day of the first Ashes Test on Thursday. England were 10 for no loss in reply at stumps as Stuart Broad and Chris Woakes shared nine wickets between them to rattle